The Iranian Leadership’s Continuing Declarations of Intent to Destroy Israel, 2009-2012

Ongoing calls for Israel’s destruction are being voiced by a broad spectrum of the Iranian leadership. Just this week (May 20, 2012), Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Hassan Firouzabadi stated: The Iranian nation is standing for its cause that is the full annihilation of Israel.” In this study, Prof. Joshua Teitelbaum and IDF LTC (ret.) Michael Segall detail Iranian statements on the destruction of Israel from the last few years.

Full Text: “The Iranian Leadership’s Continuing Declarations of Intent to Destroy Israel.” Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs. May 2012.